Walter, Thomas a Congregational minister, son of Rev. Nehemiah Walter, was born Dec. 13, 1696. He graduated from Harvard College in 1713; was ordained as colleague to his father in Roxbury, Mass., Oct. 19, 1718. Among his publications were, Grounds and Rules of Music Explained (1721): — an Essay upon Infallibility, etc. (1724). He died Jan. 10, 1724. See Sprague, Annals of the Amer. Pulpit, 1, 219.